Media Releases

  • QANTAS KICKS OFF FOOTY SEASON WITH SALE FOR FINALS

    To mark the start of the 2019 footy season, Qantas has added more flights and larger aircraft along with a special ‘Back Your Team’ sale for footy fans to get to Melbourne over Grand Final weekend in September. The national carrier has today added six flights (three return services) between Perth and Melbourne and will […]

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  • GET YOUR SKIS ON: QANTAS LAUNCHES DIRECT FLIGHTS FROM MELBOURNE TO QUEENSTOWN

    Qantas will launch new seasonal flights direct from Melbourne to Queenstown to meet the growing number of Australians seeking winter holidays in New Zealand over the peak ski season*. Between 21 June and 27 August 2019, Qantas will operate three services per week between Melbourne and Queenstown with a Boeing 737 aircraft, offering more than […]

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  • QANTAS GROUP TO SLASH WASTE TO LANDFILL, PLASTIC IN MAJOR ENVIRONMENTAL PUSH 

    Qantas and Jetstar generate more than 30,000 tonnes of waste in Australia annually. Plan to cut amount of waste to landfill by 75 per cent by end-2021. Over 100 million single-use plastic items per annum removed from flights and lounges by end-2020. Most ambitious waste reduction target of any major airline globally. New Frequent Flyer […]

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  • QANTAS DELIVERS STRONG FIRST HALF RESULT DESPITE HIGHER FUEL BILL

    Underlying Profit Before Tax: $780 million (down $179 million) Statutory Profit Before Tax: $735million (down $105 million) Fuel cost: $2.0billion (up $416 million) Record result for Qantas Domestic, Jetstar Domestic and Qantas Loyalty[1] (opens in new window) Net free cash flow: $218 million Statutory Earnings Per Share: 30c Return On Invested Capital: 19.3% Up to […]

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  • QANTAS UNVEILS DESIGN OF NEW FIRST CLASS LOUNGE IN SINGAPORE USING VIRTUAL REALITY

    Qantas is using virtual reality (VR) in the development of its new First Lounge at Singapore Changi Airport, which is set to open at the end of 2019. Industrial designer David Caon and his team have created an immersive virtual reality representation of the design concept, providing a better way for Qantas to preview and […]

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